December 2023 Edition
Dear CEM members,
We are glad to share with you the last 2023 issue of the Ecosystem Insider Newsletter from the Commission on Ecosystem Management.
CEM Highlights
IUCN Celebrates 75 years
Earth Information Day: Ecosystem Monitoring and interlinkages between Climate and the Biodiversity Crisis
IUCN Global Ecosystem Typology recommended as an International Statistical Classification
CBD’s Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA)
Other News
Nature-based Solutions to achieve Net-Zero Targets: from supply chains to carbon markets
Achieving synergistic climate and biodiversity outcomes through Nature-based Solutions
Assessing the Climate and Biodiversity crisis in Mangroves: Insights from IUCN Red List of Ecosystems
Moving Forward on Nature based Solutions and Ecosystem based Adaptation: Lessons learned
10th World Conference on Ecological Restoration
Ad Hoc Technical Working Group on indicators for the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF), convened by the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
Local Conference of Youth on Climate Change
CEM Africa members present at the Forest and livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement meeting
Monitoring Resolution 006 Declaration of priority for the conservation of tropical dry forests in South America
Ecosystem approaches to natural resources management event in Cameroon
Celebrating the Protected Areas of Latin America and the Caribbean
New Virtual Peatland Pavilion
In the service of humans and vegetation: Wild mushrooms of North West Himalaya
Consultative Workshop on Role of Forestry, Agroforestry, And Land Restoration in Achieving Net Zero in the Asian Region
Shaping the Future of Nature- based Solutions for Adaptation
Steve Carver now Professor of Rewilding & Wilderness Science at University of Leeds
Open Calls
On the lookout for NbS Case Studies in Latin America and the Caribbean
YPN in search of Young Representatives
CEM Dialogues
What Can Communities teach us? Insights on decolonising conservation for a just future
New publications
Nature-based Solutions for Corporate Climate Targets: Views regarding the corporate use of Nature-based Solutions to meet net-zero goals
Nature positive for business
What can Communities teach us? Indigenous and local knowledge for mountain conservation
Commission Membership Experience Survey